Tag "economy"

Affordable luxury: Spotting spending trends

It’s another one of those notions that seemingly popped up out of nowhere and suddenly is

Read More

More on ‘man-on-the-street’ interviews: people as experts

Janet Cho of the Cleveland Plain Dealer emailed me another tip after reading yesterday’s post about

Read More

Get better responses in man-on-the-street interviews

A McClatchy Newspapers story based on “man-on-the-street” interviews with small-business owners nationwide garnered attention recently because

Read More

WSJ’s Peter Wonacott: covering Africa, emerging markets

As a budding business reporter of Ugandan origin, I find the gaps in reporting on Africa

Read More

Bloomberg’s Jonathan Kaufman on prize-winning teams

While the rest of the world was making merry or hanging over from the late-night binges

Read More

Covering retailing: What the economic data means

There are several sets of data released each month that attempt to provide a window into

Read More

A pro on going from visual clutter to clear infographics

When it comes to creating infographics, annotating the data can give you the most bang for

Read More

Economics 101: taught by an ex-drug dealer (NPR)

To listen to the NPR story, click on the arrow: I’m used to hearing economists, academics

Read More

Covering economics: Resources

By Grant Hannis GOVERNMENT DATA For information on upcoming statistical releases (you can arrange to receive

Read More

How to cover economics: An introduction

By Grant Hannis This primer is for the novice economics journalist working at a local media

Read More